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  1. Two new settings of a Luthera s Divine Servicea premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Worshipers sing at the opening Divine Service during the 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, on the campus of Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, Ill. Two new musical arrangements of Divine Service, Setting Five premiered at the 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching, and Church Music held July 25-28 at Concordia University, Chicago, in River Forest, Ill.

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  2. Regional Mission ProjectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    In Part 2 of "The Luther Mile," LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison leads an informative tour of historic sites at the cradle of the Lutheran Reformation - Lutherstadt, Wittenberg, Germany.

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  3. Keeping a lid on personnel costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | District Administration

    Island Trees School District in New York saved about $500,000 a year after it reorganized a pair of K4 elementary schools into a K1 building and a school for grades 2 through 4. Districts devote nearly 80 percent of their budgets to personnel costs-leaving little wiggle room for administrators tasked with maintaining fiscal responsibility and boosting the quality of education in a time of nearly stagnant funding. John Hutchison, chief financial and operations officer at Olathe Public Schools in Kansas, began budgetary planning for the 2017-18 school year without knowing how much aid to expect from the state.

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  4. Regional Mission ProjectsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    In Part 2 of "The Luther Mile," LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison leads an informative tour of historic sites at the cradle of the Lutheran Reformation - Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Germany.

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  5. LCMS Worship Institute draws 350-plus to study, pray, sing God's WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    More than 350 church workers and laypeople gathered July 25-28 at Concordia University Chicago , River Forest, Ill., to take part in The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod's triennial Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music. For four days they studied, prayed and sang God's Word while pondering the conference theme, "The Just Live by Faith: Make This Plain in Sermon, Service, Song."

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  6. Exhibit of Reformation-era books coming to Concordia, ChicagoRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    As part of its larger celebration of the Reformation's 500-year anniversary, Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, Ill., will be unveiling a new exhibit starting Oct. 8 featuring rare first-edition books and Bibles from the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries. The display, titled "Let the Books Tell the Story," will include 35 items from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis; Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Mundelein Seminary at the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, Ill.; the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago; Wheaton College, Wheaton, Ill.; and the Newberry Library, Chicago.

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  7. Medina schools news: Meet the Teacher Nights, new Root associate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Cleveland.com

    ... University and a master's degree in educational leadership and her principal licensure from Concordia University-Chicago. The Medina community will welcome the school district's littlest bees - the kindergarteners in the Class of 2030 - during ...

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  8. Oct. 30 - Interdenominational Conversation' to address tough Reformation questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    An unprecedented "Interdenominational Conversation" to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is planned for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Chapel of Our Lord on the campus of Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, Ill. The event will bring together Lutheran, Reformed and Roman Catholic leaders to discuss "the historic and theological divisions emerging from the Reformation controversies as well as points of shared concern and common cause among Christian churches," according to its coordinator, the Rev.

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  9. Kids in the Divine Service' released for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    LCMS Worship has released an updated resource known as "Kids in the Divine Service," as it works to encourage and support engaging family members of all ages in Divine Worship. The resource - a series of bulletin inserts in PDF format, largely organized by seasons of the church year - is free from the LCMS website .

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  10. CUC team develops Biblical Greek learning appRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    "Greek Verb Parsing" - developed by students and faculty at Concordia University Chicago - is available now for $2.99 for Apple and Android phones and tablets. The app is for students learning New Testament Greek.

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  11. Immanuel athletes shine in tough state track competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Immanuel Lutheran School-Batavia track and field team sent eight girls and seven boys to compete in the annual Illinois Lutheran Schools Association State Track Meet on May 20-21 at Concordia University-Chicago. With more than 500 athletes from 57 schools, competition was challenging; the level of talent this year was evidenced by new state records set in eight different events.

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  12. Celebrating the Reformation's 500th across the SynodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    Nicole Mueth helps Taylor Maack dress up as a peasant-laborer of the 1500s. Taylor is a student at Holy Cross Lutheran School in Collinsville, Ill., where members of the student body portrayed lords, ladies, knights, court musicians, town minstrels and peasants for a Renaissance-themed spring concert May 4 - just one of many events throughout the Synod celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this year.

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  13. Frank William Andritzky Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    A respected and hard-working figure in academia, Dr. Andritzky is a retired professor and Department Chair of Political Science at Concordia University Chicago, a position held from 1988 to 2008. MILWAUKEE, WI, May 17, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Frank William Andritzky is a celebrated Marquis Who's Who biographee.

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  14. Three incumbents, longtime volunteer and recent grad seek seats on Ridgewood boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    An 18-year-old recent high school graduate is running against a group of four candidates, with the five vying for four open seats on the Ridgewood Community High School District 234 Board of Education. Salvatore Biondo, a first-year student at Concordia University Chicago in River Forest who graduated from Ridgewood last year, is running against three incumbents, including Michael Straughn, Christopher O'Leary and Paul Draniczarek, in the April 4 election.

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  15. Samantha Gillespie Joins PWC Staff as Communications MemberRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    WC Vision, producers of the Pirelli World Challenge, today announced the addition of Samantha Gillespie to the series' communications staff for the 2017 road racing season beginning with this weekend's season opener, the PWC Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by Cadillac. Gillespie, 27, is a Chicago native and a graduate of Concordia University, Chicago, where she majored in Communications and Public Relations.

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  16. Meet ESO's Robert Everson at 12th annual Black History Family Fest SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Meet Elgin Symphony Orchestra timpanist Robert Everson at the Black History Family Festival on Saturday, Feb. 4 at Gail Borden Public Library in Elgin. Timpanist Robert Everson will be at the Elgin Symphony Orchestra table to share his love of and life in music at the 12th annual Black History Family Festival from 1:20 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at Gail Borden Public Library, 270 N. Grove Ave. in Elgin.

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  17. Cynthia Del - Cyndee' HellwigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | ParsonsSun.com

    She was baptized on Oct. 20, 1952, and she confirmed her faith in her Savior Jesus on May 23, 1964.

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  18. Siebert - Cade WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The Times

    Carli Siebert of Streator and Matt Cade of Seneca were married July 16, 2016 at Senica's Deer Park Golf Club with Pastor Sherry Stevenson officiating. Maid of Honor was Jeannette Sims Gee and Bridesmaids were Kate Cade, Kiley Kruger, Ashlee Harcar and Whitney Creamean.

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  19. Liberty and liturgy in the nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. - From as far away as Alaska, 350 LCMS college students and campus-ministry supporters met Jan. 4-6 on the campus of the University of Maryland for the 2017 National LCMS Campus Ministry Conference, with the theme/title of "Liberty."

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  20. 'Paradigms of Praise Revisited'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Journal

    As the 500th anniversary of the Reformation approaches, Martin Luther College presents an opportunity to learn about Martin Luther's approach to music. Dr. Carl Schalk will give a talk titled "Luther on Music After 500 Years: Paradigms of Praise Revisited" at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3, in the college auditorium.

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